• APME Online Credibility Series

    Training Package
    Price: $74.95

    Learn how different news organizations approach online credibility.

  • Build Your Career in TV Broadcasting

    Self-Directed Course
    Price: $74.90

    Learn the skills necessary to enter the field of broadcasting and create a demo reel to showcase your abilities.

  • Design Essentials: Poynter-Society For News Design Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $99.00

    Learn how to hone your design skills and begin thinking about designing for various platforms. FREE for SND members.

  • Digital Tools and Transition Series

    Training Package
    Price: $100.00

    Find new ways to boost your online presence and expand your online audience.

  • Editors' Boot Camp: A Poynter Broadcast Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $79.95

    In a world where speed is of the essence, editors have more work than ever before. Yet the heart of the job stays the same: to help writers discover powerful stories and tell them in ways that will resonate with readers.

    Get expert, practical advice from award-winning editors in this package of Seminar Snapshots recorded at The Poynter Institute in 2013. You'll learn how to work with writers to generate better story ideas and shape those stories. You'll also get a toolkit of tips to make you more effective as an editor.

  • Feature Writing Foundations: Master Class with Lane DeGregory

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    An in-depth interview with Pulitzer-Prize winner Lane DeGregory on balancing craft, collaboration and time.

  • Fun at Work Week

    Training Package
    Price: $90.00

    Learn from experts who inspire innovation, creativity and fun in their reporting, communities and workplaces. Join us for a special series of Webinars, articles and interactive challenges starting Aug. 3.

  • Innovation and Storytelling: Master Class with Mario Garcia

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    Join design royalty Mario Garcia in this special in-depth interview on storytelling and innovation.

  • Investigative Storytelling, Lessons from a Career in Radio: Master Class with Howard Berkes

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    No matter what medium you work in, this Master Class with Howard Berkes will give you the tools and inspiration to tell great investigative stories.

  • Iowa Central CC - Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing (Fall 2017)

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    A certificate in "Editing" from Poynter and the American Copy Editors Society shows that you have a solid foundation in the principles of editing.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Writing Online Headlines: Course Assessment
    • Fundamentals of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter self-directed course, "Fundamentals of Editing."

    • Clarity is Key: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Clarity is Key" at Poynter's NewsU

    • The Art and Science of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the course, "The Art and Science of Editing."

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • Language Primer: Course Assessment

      This final exam for "Language Primer: Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use," measures your understanding of the principles and rules of the English language. The final contains 60 questions. You are allowed three attempts to pass this exam with an 80% score. You will have 75 minutes for each attempt.

  • Language Primer: Basics of Grammar and Word Use (Assignment Editors Spring 2016)

    Self-Directed Course
    Price: $75.00

    Practice the fundamentals of grammar and composition so you can write with greater confidence.

  • Language Primer: Basics of Grammar and Word Use (Assignment Editors Spring 2017)

    Self-Directed Course
    Price: $75.00

    Practice the fundamentals of grammar and composition so you can write with greater confidence.

  • Language Primer: Basics of Grammar and Word Use (Assignment Editors Spring 2018)

    Self-Directed Course
    Price: $75.00

    Practice the fundamentals of grammar and composition so you can write with greater confidence.

  • Mobile and Multimedia Essential Tools Series

    Training Package
    Price: $100.00

    Learn the essentials of mobile news reporting and delivery.

  • Northern Arizona JLS 205: Social Media for Journalists Certificate Program (Fall 2017)

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    The core skills you need to connect with sources, find story ideas, promote your brand and engage your audience.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Social Media and Analytics: Strategies and Metrics You’ll Actually Use: Course Assessment
    • LinkedIn for Journalists and Educators: Course Assessment
    • You Are what You Tweet: Course Assessment
    • Using Facebook as a Reporting Tool: Course Assessment
    • How News Organizations Can Make the Most of Snapchat: Course Assessment
  • Ohio Association of Broadcasters: Broadcast Techniques Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $74.95

    You'll create more powerful and memorable stories when you master key steps in the video storytelling process. The courses in this training package will show you how to tackle the technical details that will help you tell compelling stories and continue to produce great journalism. You'll learn go-to tips, tricks and techniques whether you're reporting solo, lighting a subject under pressure or writing to your video and audio.

  • Poynter Ethics, Plagiarism and Copyright Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Guidelines for making decisions about what you publish and how to attribute the work.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Plagiarism in the 21st Century: Course Assessment
    • Copyright Law and Fair Use for Journalists: Course Assessment
    • Avoiding Plagiarism and Fabrication: Course Assessment
    • Ethics of Journalism: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter NewsU course, "Ethics of Journalism." You will have three opportunities to pass this assessment with a score of 80%.

  • Poynter Fact-Checking Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Gain greater confidence in saying what's true, partially true or absolutely false..

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Making Fact-Checking Videos You Will Actually Want to Watch: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking and Debunking: Covering Rumors, Hoaxes and Gossip: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking 101: Course Assessment
    • Making the Case for Fact-Checking in Your Newsroom: Course Assessment
    • How to Fact-Check Politics and the Media: Course Assessment
    • Fact-Checking: How to Improve Your Skills in Accountability Journalism Course Assessment
  • Poynter News Literacy Certificate

    Certificate Program
    Price: $99.00

    Explore the strategies and skills to separate news from noise and fact from fiction.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Understanding Media: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Understanding Media: Process and Principles" at Poynter's NewsU.

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • News Literacy Primer: Course Assessment

      This assessment tests students' ability to distinguish among types of informational and opinion content, including native advertising and sponsored content. It tests knowledge of the types of content and ability to identify examples of each type.

    • Sources, Verification and Credibility: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Sources, Verification and Credibility" at Poynter's NewsU.

  • Reporters' Boot Camp 2013: A Poynter Broadcast Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $69.95

    Expert advice from the three Seminar Snapshots in this package from award-winning reporters, writers and editors will show you how to develop the heart of your craft.

    What You'll Learn

    Generating Story Ideas

    Good story ideas don't just fall into the laps of writers and reporters. They come from your own curiosity about the world and finding the true potential behind any story.

    Developing Sources

    Sources are the lifeblood of your reporting. But how do you build relationships with the people in your community or when you're out on assignment?

  • Storytelling with Impact: Master Class with Byron Pitts

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    Join ABC News anchor and reporter Byron Pitts in this special in-depth interview on storytelling

  • Stretching Your News Budget With User Content

    Training Package
    Price: $55.00

    Learn how to tap the resources of local citizen media and expand user contributions.

  • Sunshine Certificate for Certified Records Managers

    Certificate Program
    Price: $84.95

    An innovative program offering the training for Florida law.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Public Records Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Open Meetings Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Ethics Final Assessment
  • Sunshine Certificate for Florida Public Officers and Staff

    Certificate Program
    Price: $84.95

    An innovative program offering the training now required by Florida law.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Ethics Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Open Meetings Final Assessment
    • Florida Sunshine Laws: Public Records Final Assessment
  • Sunshine Laws for Journalists and Citizens: Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $75.00

    The Sunshine Training Package provides an overview of Florida’s open meetings and public records laws, and ethics requirements

  • The Art of the Interview: Master Class with Jacqui Banaszynski

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    Join Jacqueline Banaszynski and Butch Ward in an in-depth, intimate conversation about interviewing.

  • The Life Cycle of an Investigative Story: Master Class with David Barstow

    Master Class
    Price: $99.00

    Join three-time Pulitzer Prize winner David Barstow in this special in-depth interview on the life cycle of an investigative story.

  • The Powerful Writer: A Poynter Broadcast Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $99.95

    Are you looking for fresh techniques to bring power to your writing? Break free of predictable writing — and writing habits — with our lineup of award-winning writers and editors.

    What You'll Learn

    Generating Story Ideas that Sell. Predictable stories come from predictable ideas. Break free with these fresh approaches to finding, framing and pitching your ideas.

  • The Writing Process: Improve Your Writing in Five Steps

    Training Package
    Price: $99.95

    Break free of predictable writing — and habits — and rediscover the power of your craft.

  • Valdosta State - Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing

    Certificate Program
    Price: $75.00

    A certificate in "Editing" from Poynter and the American Copy Editors Society shows that you have a solid foundation in the principles of editing.

    Assessments for this certificate

    • The Art and Science of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the course, "The Art and Science of Editing."

    • Fundamentals of Editing: Course Assessment

      This assessment measures your understanding of the Poynter self-directed course, "Fundamentals of Editing."

    • Writing Online Headlines: Course Assessment
    • Clarity is Key: Course Assessment

      Measures your understanding of the content in the course "Clarity is Key" at Poynter's NewsU

    • Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age: Course Assessment
    • Language Primer: Course Assessment

      This final exam for "Language Primer: Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use," measures your understanding of the principles and rules of the English language. The final contains 60 questions. You are allowed three attempts to pass this exam with an 80% score. You will have 75 minutes for each attempt.

  • Video Storytelling With the Pros (2010 Workshop)

    Training Package
    Price: $65.00

    The four Seminar Snapshots in this package will show you how to produce creative stories while making immediate deadlines, handle difficult assignments as a solo reporter, cover the same-old story assignments with a fresh spark, and develop your narrative voice.

  • Video Storytelling with the Pros: Creativity on a Deadline Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $90.00

    The four Seminar Snapshots in this package will help you understand how award-winning professionals work through the creative process of storytelling on a deadline. Learn their tips and tricks, find out how they tell great stories in breaking news situations and also feed information online.

  • Video Storytelling with the Pros: Lighting, Writing and Surviving

    Training Package
    Price: $75.00

    The four Seminar Snapshots in this package will help you understand how award-winning professionals work through the storytelling process. Learn their go-to tricks, whether they're reporting solo or lighting a subject under pressure. See how they lay out their stories with and without narration. Look inside their bags. Hear their tips. And apply them to your videography.

  • WVU Digital Strategies Workshop: Online Revenue Training Package

    Training Package
    Price: $99.00

    Understand the digital sales and advertising landscape and how you can develop new sales and advertising strategies.

    Purchase this Training Package for $99, or purchase any of the four Webinars for $34.95 each. This training package is for participants of the WVU Digital Strategies Workshop. Participants should contact the program administrator for information about enrolling in this package.

    What will I learn

    Get a comprehensive strategy to the way you address online sales.